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Who Should I Start?

Lucas Giolito or Max Scherzer


Who Should I Start? Player Summaries
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Lucas Giolito
SP - CWS
Lucas Giolito
Max Scherzer
SP - WSH
Max Scherzer
Expert
Recommendation
100%
Recommended by
11 of 11 experts
0%
Recommended by
0 of 11 experts
Rankings 
   
Rest of Season# 5# 9
VBR# 8# 59
   
Projections 
   
Strikeouts210229
Wins1314
Saves00
ERA3.723.48
WHIP1.191.11
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert--
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Chris Meaney
FTN
# 4# 12
   
Mike Maher
FantasyPros
# 4# 10
   
Dan Harris
FantasyPros
# 6# 9
   
Mick Ciallela
Fantrax
# 6# 9
   
Ryan Amore
Pitcher List
# 6# 7
   
Brendan Tuma
FantasyPros
# 5# 9
   
Carmen Maiorano
FantasyPros
# 4# 11
   
Jordan Eisen
Field of Vision Sports
# 4# 9
   
Brad Camara
FantasyPros
# 7# 12
   
Chris Clegg
Fantrax
# 7# 10
   
Joe Pisapia
FantasyPros
# 5# 14
   
Who Should I Start? Player Statistics
  Lucas Giolito
SP - CWS
Lucas Giolito
Max Scherzer
SP - WSH
Max Scherzer
2021 Stats 
   
   
Games Played22
   
Games Started22
   
Innings Pitched11.212.0
   
Wins10
   
Losses01
   
Saves00
   
Blown Saves00
   
Holds00
   
Hits Allowed68
   
Earned Runs55
   
Home Runs Allowed14
   
Strikeouts1814
   
Walks31
   
ERA4.223.75
   
WHIP0.840.75
   
Who Should I Start? Player Projections
  Lucas Giolito
SP - CWS
Lucas Giolito
Max Scherzer
SP - WSH
Max Scherzer
2021 Projections 
   
   
Games Played1499716364
   
Games Started2627
   
Innings Pitched168.2178.6
   
Wins1314
   
Losses67
   
Saves00
   
Blown Saves00
   
Holds00
   
Hits Allowed135145
   
Earned Runs6969
   
Home Runs Allowed2428
   
Strikeouts210229
   
Walks5946
   
ERA3.723.48
   
WHIP1.191.11
   
Who Should I Start? Player Notes
  Lucas Giolito
SP - CWS
Lucas Giolito
Max Scherzer
SP - WSH
Max Scherzer
News 
 Lucas Giolito (1-0) allowed three runs on four hits and one walk while striking out 10 across five 1/3 innings during Tuesday’s 10-4 win over the Mariners. He picked up his first win of the season.
Brad Camara
Wed, Apr 7th
Max Scherzer allowed one earned run, three hits, and one walk with five strikeouts across six innings pitched. He took the loss against the Dodgers since the Nationals didn't score a run.
Corbin Young
Sun, Apr 11th
 Lucas Giolito allowed two runs on two hits and two walks while striking out eight over five 1/3 innings in Thursday's loss to the Angels.
Brad Camara
Fri, Apr 2nd
In the Nationals Opening Day game, Max Scherzer went six innings for a no-decision. He gave up four home runs and allowed five hits, four earned runs, and zero walks with nine strikeouts.
Corbin Young
Tue, Apr 6th
 Chicago White Sox starting pitcher Lucas Giolito will start Opening Day vs. the Los Angeles of Anaheim on April 1.
Jon Mathisen
Mon, Mar 15th
The Washington Nationals will host the Atlanta Braves in a doubleheader Wednesday.
Brad Camara
Mon, Apr 5th
 Lucas Giolito avoids arbitration with the Chicago White Sox, agreeing to a deal worth $4.15 million for the 2021 season.
Ryan Evans - Baseballogy
Fri, Jan 15th
The Nationals will play their first game of the season on Tuesday against the Braves.
AJ Schullo
Sun, Apr 4th
  The Nationals-Braves game scheduled for Monday has been postponed.
Brad Camara
Sun, Apr 4th
Notes 
There are no recent notes for these players
Who Should I Start? Player Schedules
  Lucas Giolito
SP - CWS
Lucas Giolito
Max Scherzer
SP - WSH
Max Scherzer
Date OppOpp PitcherVBROppOpp PitcherVBR
Tue, Apr 13thvs CLE@ STL
Wed, Apr 14thvs CLE@ STL
Thu, Apr 15thvs CLEvs ARI
Fri, Apr 16th@ BOSvs ARI
Sat, Apr 17th@ BOSvs ARI